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February 2009

Table of Contents:

Formulating Articles

Making Up the Psyche

Rachel Grabenhofer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine

Sulfate vs. Sulfate-free: Information to Make a Choice

Shoaib Arif, Pilot Chemical Co.

Foundation for Elderly Women: Development and Neurological Implications

Yukari Sakazaki, Chiaki Asami and Kazuhiro Nishikata, Pola Chemical Industries Inc. and Toshimitsu Musha, Brain Functions Lab Inc.

The Quest for Avobenzone Stabilizers and Sunscreen Photostability

Christine Mendrok-Edinger, Kimberly Smith, Anne Janssen and Jürgen Vollhardt, DSM Nutritional Products

Research Articles

Engineering Super Ingredients

Katie Schaefer, Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine, with Cathie Martin, PhD

Developments in Ceramide Identification, Synthesis, Function and Nomenclature

Mike Farwick, Peter Lersch and Betty Santonnat, Evonik Goldschmidt GmbH; Kees Korevaar, Cosmoferm B.V.; and Anthony Vincent Rawlings, AVR Consulting Ltd.

Water-soluble UV Filters and Other Topics

Charles Fox, Independent Consultant

Nutricosmetics: Feeding the Skin

Bud Brewster, Cosmetics & Toiletries

Regulatory Articles

Recent Changes in US Regulations

David C. Steinberg, Steinberg & Associates

Testing Articles

Tape Stripping Method in Humans: Comparison of Evaporimetric Methods

Hongbo Zhai, MD, and Howard I. Maibach, MD, University of California School of Medicine